It’s amazing to consider all the gods mankind has worshipped over the millennia, the tens of thousands still available for worship around the world today, and along with those, the plethora of philosophies and ideologies. In most cases they reflect the standards, desires and preferences of the people who follow them: people create gods and thought systems to … Continue reading LIKING GOD
More hated than "Hitler"! More repulsive than "the Ripper"! More nefarious than "Nero"...! The other day an associate of mine expressed his hatred for a large bill-board advertising a local church. Its message was “hope”, and its object was Jesus Christ. "That’s the kind of thing that really makes me mad" he said. "Such things shouldn’t … Continue reading THE MOST DREADED NAME!
I stumbled upon a video of Richard Dawkins telling a man that he had “no right” to ask why we are here. Challenged with the claim that science cannot answer that question, his only recourse was to play Big Brother and trash the question* Many people deny the existence of God-perhaps we’ve all been there … Continue reading WHY ARE WE HERE: A SILLY QUESTION?
All of us who are people of faith have times of testing, do we not? It’s for such times that we need a spiritual “defense strategy” ready. Also we're called upon to "always be prepared to give an answer to everyone who asks you to give the reason for the hope that you have” (1 Peter 3:15). Faith does not … Continue reading A SPIRITUAL DEFENSE STRATEGY
FAMILY DINER!Here’s a thought: if you believe in evolution and you’re a carnivore, you’re eating your cousins. Come to think about it, even if you're vegan you’re eating your cousins, and so is everything else. We could call Earth one big “family diner”.(ABOUT BLANK "Humanoid")THE FACESThere are now over seven billion people on the face … Continue reading MIND BURP 8: MONSTERS, COUSINS AND BICYCLES